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Bock Titan In Faber Castell

bock titan titanium no5 faber castell

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#1 billy1380



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Posted 04 February 2017 - 00:37

Hi All,


Does anyone know if the titan #5 nib from bock with housing will just screw in place of the standard faber castell nib for example on the basic or ondoro... Has anyone tried it.




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Posted 04 February 2017 - 18:21

I believe it's a no, as FC uses Jowo nibs. 

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Posted 04 February 2017 - 18:51

No, stay with the original nib the pen came with. Why the hell would you want to change it to another nib. It is not  like you will be making a modification that will significantly improve your pen's performance.

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Posted 15 February 2017 - 13:48

Alright... so I went ahead and did it anyway... 




The operation is not a direct swap... bock standard housing is much longer (so you will need the collar and feed from the original). The nibs are essentially the same size.


The number 5 nib does not have the same line variation that the number 6 does and it is only slightly softer than a steel nib.



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